Reaction Time

Pupils perform experiments to observe reaction time. In groups, students hold a dollar bill above a peer's slightly open fist. Pupils discover that when the dollar bill is dropped, the partner cannot catch it. They discuss the difference between the recognition point and the time of action.

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